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Budd, Darlene

Darlene BuddAssociate Professor of Political Science
Office:  Wood 204-C
Ph:  660-543-4653

Dr. Darlene Budd is an associate professor of Political Science, and the Director of the International Studies program in the Department of Government, International Studies and Languages. She teaches courses on Asian politics, women and politics, globalization and international studies; and is the advisor for the Model United Nations student organization. Budd recently received a grant from the Japan-U.S. Friendship Council to host a "Teaching About Japan" workshop for area high school teachers. Her research analyzes corporate responses to the garment factory fires in Bangladesh; and female representation in local governments. She received her bachelor's degree from Indiana University - Bloomington, a master's degree in International Relations from San Francisco State University, and her PhD in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee.

For more information on Dr. Darlene Budd, check out her complete Curriculum Vitae.

UCM Courses:

IS 1000 International Studies
IS 4950 Senior Seminar in International Studies
Pols 1500 Introduction to Politics
Pols 2520 Comparative Government and Politics
Pols 2535 Model United Nations
Pols 2530 World Politics
Pols 3520 Asian Government and Politics
Pols 3522 Modern East Asia
Pols 3531 Five Wars of Globalization
Pols 3553 Women in Politics
Pols 4532 International Relations of East Asia
Pols 4511 Public Policy